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Thursday Thought – Old Age…

Here’s a photo I took a few week’s ago… to get the cloud but also to capture a moment in time. Both the old gypsum factory and the boat have long passed their sell-by dates. We can only wonder how … Continue reading

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CFFC – Unawares!

I have never used this photo… never quite sure if the folk snapped here would come looking for me if I did! A wee bit of background… I don’t have any, apart from the fact that the photo was taken … Continue reading

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Lens-Artist Photo Challenge – Colourful

Tina challenges us to brighten up our lives this week. I’ve gladly accepted the challenge and went rooting around in a few of this summer’s folders to get some fresh photos not used before on the blog. I’m going to … Continue reading

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Focus… or not?

Is it only me but I think crappy lenses give rubbish out of focus photo resulted. However, good, crisp lenses help create great bokeh effects when the focus is dialled all out of whack! I’ve posted nighttime badly focused pics … Continue reading

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Heritage Boat Assosiation

How could I not do a post about Ireland’s inland waterways? I’ve been fascinated by he canals and barges ever since arriving in Ireland. Mostly though, I’ve been warmly welcomed by Bargees! I’ve learned so much from them so why … Continue reading

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Walking Dublin Streets…

OK, today I’m going to re-ramble the urban landscape… more precisely the Dublin streets. Now that I come to think of it… I have a Dublin Streets tag… and a street photography tag. So, once again I have an excuse … Continue reading

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Names a-Float!

I was down at the harbour, well aware that yesterday’s daily prompt was looking for something a-float.  Then I arrived home, only to see the Weekly Photo Challenge asked us to name objects. So began my quandary. Which way should … Continue reading

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Friday Fact – Blue Skies… More Myths!

Yesterday I showed you some real stuff of myth. Today… a little less obvious but there are many who believe blue skies and Dublin don’t fit in the same chapter. Many will tell you the grey is the norm and … Continue reading

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